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Healthcare IT News Staff | April 13, 2007 | 12:00 AM
Massachusetts plan focuses on e-prescribing resultsIn an effort to boost analysis of its incentive programs, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts tapped ZixCorp to provide enhanced reporti... More
Healthcare IT News Staff | April 13, 2007 | 12:00 AM
Insurance leaders team up on PHR model America's Health Insurance Plans and the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association worked together to identify the core information to... More
Healthcare IT News Staff | April 13, 2007 | 12:00 AM
Secretary Leavitt inaugurates value-drive healthcare planDepartment of Health and Human Services Secretary Michael Leavitt launched yet another part of the Bush administration's value-d... More
Healthcare IT News Staff | April 13, 2007 | 12:00 AM
Contributed by Stephen L. Priest, faculty member at Saint Joseph's College of Maine and Twila Weiszbrod, assistant professor and assistant program director at St Joseph's College of Maine.... More
Patty Enrado | April 13, 2007 | 12:00 AM
MINNEAPOLIS - Lighthouse1 and HealthcareBank have partnered to provide an integrated health savings account to third-party administrators. W... More
Richard Pizzi | April 13, 2007 | 12:00 AM
NEW YORK - With little time to build an internal IT department, Lenox Hill Community Medical Group's Drew Nietert decided to outsource the management of the New York-based practice's... More
Diana Manos | April 13, 2007 | 12:00 AM
WASHINGTON - The federal government and other healthcare stakeholders are increasingly interested in "patient-centered care" as a measure of quality of care. The two go hand-in-hand,... More
Healthcare IT News Staff | April 13, 2007 | 12:00 AM
I'VE BEEN A PROFESSIONAL search consultant for almost 17 years now and I specialize in the healthcare information systems field. On a daily basis, I receive phone calls from hospita... More
Diana Manos | April 13, 2007 | 12:00 AM
WASHINGTON - The Government Accountability Office warned in a report released last month that the Department of Health and Human Services may need a better plan to integrate it... More
Richard Pizzi | April 13, 2007 | 12:00 AM
WASHINGTON - Ten U.S. physician associations have joined together to release a list of principles intended to guide reform of the U.S. healthcare system. The physician groups say that they hope... More
Bernie Monegain | April 13, 2007 | 12:00 AM
ARLINGTON, VA - Robert M. Kolodner, MD, the nation's interim healthcare IT chief, has told governors from across the country that they will play a critical role in... More
Healthcare IT News Staff | April 13, 2007 | 12:00 AM
When HIMSS comes marching in...; In spite of a recent spike in crime, New Orleans officials and convention center executives describe the city as safer than ever. Executive... More